Barking

Barking is a constituency in London, England. The seat has been held by Dame Margaret Hodge (Labour) since May 2010.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

LAB
Labour Hold
Majority
15,427
Electorate
77,953
Turnout
57.1%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Margaret Hodge
Labour
27,219 61.2% -6.6%
Tamkeen Shaikh
Conservative
11,792 26.5% 4.0%
Karen Batley
The Brexit Party
3,186 7.2% 7.2%
Ann Haigh
Liberal Democrat
1,482 3.3% 2.1%
Shannon Butterfield
Green Party
820 1.8% 0.3%